2016 / People / Culture

Mursi beauty

  • Photographer
    Adam Koziol

Women from the Mursi tribe who has traditional body adornments.

The author of the works is Adam Kozio?, a twenty-six-year-old photographer from Poznan. In 2013 he started a photographic project whose aim is the documentation of the dying tribal cultures in the world. He draws particular attention to human phenotypes, tattoos, scarifications, ornaments and the appearance which identifies a given tribe. In order to carry out his project, Adam Kozio? has selected a few dozen of the most characteristic cultures which he intends to approach within the next years to come. So far he has visited 18 tribes from Asia and Africa.